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Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
Bioinformatics Attendees located at the North East corner of Galvez and Campus
Drives. Please see driving directions below
Stanford Campus Housing & Area Hotels
Campus housing is available in the on-campus dorms for a reduced fee for attendees. You must apply for housing prior to arriving at the conference.
Dinah's Hotel offers a block price of $109 single or double occupancy for attendees. more...
Stanford Campus Map
This map shows the location of the conference. Bioinfomatics Conference takes place in the Memorial Auditorium which is the same location as Stanford Information Center - directly across from Hoover Tower. The address is 551 Serra Street, Stanford, CA. At the corner of Galvez and Serra Streets. Adobe Acrobat Reader required to view.
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This map link includes a Campus Map, Visitor Parking Map, Marguerite Route Map, Bus Loading and Parking Map. Adobe Acrobat Reader required to view
This link on the Stanford University website list hotels surrounding the campus.
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Driving Directions to Memorial Auditorium - Bioinformatics
From Highway 101 North & South:
Take Embarcadero Road exit west toward Stanford. Embarcadero Rd becomes Galvez St as you enter the campus at the El Camino Real border. Bear left at first fork in the road towards center of campus.
Free Conference Parking on the corner of Galvez and Campus Drives. Continue walking down Galvez to Serra Street. Turn right. Memorial Auditorium entrance is across from Hoover Tower on Serra Street in front of the fountain.
From Highway 280 North & South:
Exit Sand Hill Road east toward Stanford. Continue east, turning right at the traffic light on Santa Cruz Avenue. Make an immediate left onto Junipero Serra Boulevard. Turn left at the second stoplight, Campus Drive East. Continue around Campus Drive East and turn left when you reach Serra Street, at the gas station. Follow Serra Street until it ends at Galvez Street. Turn right and continue to next intersection at Campus Drive. Turn left to enter Free Conference Parking lot at the corner of Galvez and Campus Drives. Continue walking down Galvez to Serra Street. Turn right. Memorial Auditorium entrance is across from Hoover Tower on Serra Street in front of the fountain.
Driving/Walking From University Avenue in downtown Palo Alto:
Cross El Camino Real on University Avenue. Drive/walk toward the hills (away from the center of Palo Alto). As you enter Stanford, University Avenue becomes Palm Drive.
If you are driving, go through one traffic light, and turn left onto Campus Drive at the first stop sign. U-Turn at Galvez Street to enter the Free Conference Parking lot at Galvez and Campus Drives. Continue walking down Galvez to Serra Street. Turn right. Memorial Auditorium entrance is across from Hoover Tower on Serra Street in front of the fountain.
If you are walking, continue straight down Palm Drive, through the Oval. Bear left at end of Oval parking lot toward Hoover Tower. Memorial Auditorium is located across from the fountain in front of Hoover Tower.